Tag Archives: Gurdwara

Ghadar centenary proclamation installed at heritage gurdwara

Vancouver, Canada: The Ghadar centenary proclamation recently issued by Burnaby City Council was installed at the heritage gurdwara museum in Abbotsford on Sunday afternoon. Burnaby City councillor Sav Dhaliwal handed over the proclamation to gurdwara president Mohinder Singh Gill amid victory slogans raised by the Sikh congregation. The article was later installed at the museum where other rare documents and ...

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SGPC steps in to ensure safe langar

Amritsar, Punjab: Following the incident in which a devotee from Madhya Pradesh lost his life allegedly after consuming langar near Gurdwara Baba Atal Rai, the SGPC has implemented various measures to ensure that the langar being served in its gurdwaras is safe. The SGPC has issued special badges to “sewadars” (employees) working in the langar facilities of various SGPC-run gurdwaras. Badges ...

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Will monitor langars in holy city: SGPC

Amritsar, Punjab: The death of a devotee, Amarjit Singh of Jabalpur (MP), after consuming langar near Gurdwara Baba Atal Rai here on Diwali has brought to the fore the SGPC’s failure to have a mechanism in place to keep a check on the food being served near gurdwaras. A number of stalls are put up near historic gurdwaras or on approach ...

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Charity Commission intervenes in Sikh temple property row

UK: THE Charity Commission has asked leaders of a Sikh temple to explain their decision to purchase a house valued at £425,000. The Commission contacted Siri Guru Singh Sabha Croydon, in St James’s Road, after it received a complaint alleging trustees failed to seek the permission of the charity’s general body before agreeing to purchase the property. It has written to ...

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GUMBAD Feature For Lautoka Gurudwara Saheb

California, USA: The Lautoka Gurdwara (FIJI) congregation is composed mostly of the Sikh populace from Sigatoka to part of BA and is rich with personal sacrifices of our ancestors in joyfully establishing the Gurdwara around 1933 and inspired re-building efforts following the arson attack of 1987. Despite the economic and social hardships with minority factor as well, its exemplary to witness ...

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